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Luigi’s Flying Tires go flat in Cars Land as Sleeping Beauty Castle gets fresh paint for its 60th Anniversary

February 16, 2015 at 5:05 am | No Comments

Holiday crowds turned out for Valentine’s Day and the long President’s Day weekend as Disneyland continues various refurbishment and enhancement projects in both theme parks. In Disney California Adventure, Luigi’s Flying Tires closes permanently today…

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Mousetalgia Podcast 330: D23 events, Mr. Lincoln

February 16, 2015 at 12:01 am | No Comments

D23′s Kristin Rodack joins Mousetalgia this week to discuss D23′s events and features for 2015, many of which were just announced in the past week. From studio events and chances to meet Disney Legends to…

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Disneyland Paris Photo Update

February 15, 2015 at 3:00 am | No Comments

We have part one of a massive Disneyland Paris Resort update thanks to Max at DLP Welcome. ~~Rick Bonjours à tous! Here’s the news from Disneyland Paris. Upon arriving, you can see the disappearance of…

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The Sweep Spot #147 Sam Gennawey and Universal VS. Disney

February 15, 2015 at 1:41 am | No Comments

In this episode we welcome author Sam Gennawey to discuss his new book Universal VS. Disney. This is a great discussion on the Universal Studios of the past, current state and future.

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Getting “Real” With Fake Theme Park

February 15, 2015 at 1:00 am | 3 Comments

This article is a mock interview with the parody site, Fake Theme Park, which pokes fun at all theme parks in general (including Disney). It is satire. With that out of the way, let’s have…

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Disneyland Paris Update: Thunder Mesa News

February 14, 2015 at 3:00 am | 9 Comments

Alain Littaye has a quick Disneyland Paris update. ED92 sources indicate that Disneyland Paris’ Frontierland area will be closing down soon for a massive and much needed renovation. Let’s hear the news from ED92 with…

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South Korea: East Asia Paradise

February 14, 2015 at 1:01 am | 3 Comments

We have a beautiful photo tour of Seoul, South Korea this weekend courtesy of Toby Johnson. Toby covered a lot of ground in the beautiful city while on a layover flying home from Hong Kong.…

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Disafterdark Series 3, Episode 7 – DisBeforeDawn

February 13, 2015 at 11:38 pm | No Comments

Today, We are joined by antipodean Disney park fan, Lewis Sutton Lewis posted a question to Facebook for us a few weeks ago before his trip to Disneyland Paris. So we waited until after his…

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Knotts Berry Farm Getting Ready for a Big 2015

February 13, 2015 at 7:17 am | 16 Comments

We have a delightful little update for you today from Knotts Berry Farm in Buena Park, California.  It’s the off-season, so most SoCal theme parks, including Knott’s, are empty right now. Of course, Disneyland is…

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Disneyland Long Ago, Not-So-Long Ago, and Now: Frontierland

February 12, 2015 at 11:02 pm | 6 Comments

Back in 2009, Yesterland ran a series of “Disneyland Then and Now” articles comparing Disneyland photos from the 1950s to similar photos in 2009. It’s now 2015. Because 2009 is no longer “now,” Werner Weiss…

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Colossal Curl Sneek Peek at Adventure Island

February 12, 2015 at 7:00 am | 4 Comments

Adventure Island, Busch Gardens Tampa’s sister water park, recently invited us to a behind-the-scenes tour of their latest water slide under construction, Colossal Curl. True to its name and holding up to four passengers, this…

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Disneyland Character Dining – Eat, Drink, and Meet Goofy

February 12, 2015 at 3:00 am | 18 Comments

We all have our beloved Disney attractions and shows. Whether you run to obtain fastpass for Space Mountain or you wait a full hour before the scheduled parade show time, we all have our must-see,…

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Unofficial Universal Orlando Podcast #126 – 2015 and Beyond

February 12, 2015 at 12:01 am | No Comments

A lot of things happened at the Universal theme parks in 2014 and we covered as much as we could on the show, But! what will 2015 bring? This year sees the 25th anniversary of…

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Animal Kingdom News and Photos

February 11, 2015 at 3:00 am | 26 Comments

They say it’s a jungle out there and we’re headed to Animal Kingdom at Walt Disney World to take a look at the many changes and projects happening in this lush Disney park. Let’s go!…

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Disney News Round Up: MiceChat 10 Year & Luigi’s Tires Drive off

February 11, 2015 at 2:00 am | No Comments

Hello Round Up readers! Thank you to all who participated in the MiceChat 10 year anniversary celebration at Disneyland this past weekend, and all who followed along online and sent their well wishes. We want…

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MiceAge Update: Disneyland Diamonds, Tires and Ghosts

February 10, 2015 at 3:00 am | 124 Comments

Some of the 60th Anniversary plans were finally revealed, although in a rather underwhelming presentation on Main Street USA that TDA’s execs cut and changed a half dozen times in the days leading up to…

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Luigi’s Flying Tires prepares to fly away as Disneyland continues to get ready for its Diamond Celebration

February 09, 2015 at 5:05 am | 109 Comments

It may not be even three years old, but one of Cars Land‘s three attractions will fly away forever next week to make way for a new attraction. Luigi’s Flying Tires at Disney California Adventure…

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Mousetalgia Podcast 329: The Story of Disneyland auction; Glen Keane

February 09, 2015 at 12:06 am | No Comments

Team Mousetalgia discusses the hobby of collecting Disneyana this week as we talk with Mike Van Eaton, the proprietor of Van Eaton Galleries, about his current exhibition titled “The Story of Disneyland,” a massive auction…

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Gigantic MiceChat 10 Year Anniversary Weekend, February 6th, 7th, 8th

February 07, 2015 at 12:01 am | 12 Comments

It’s hard to believe that 10 years have gone by so quickly. So many things have happened in that time. So many friendships, and events, and Disney news stories. Today, there are nearly 100,000 registered…

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Disneyland Under Wraps

February 06, 2015 at 1:25 am | 40 Comments

As MiceChat prepares for a huge Ten Year Anniversary Celebration this weekend, we are a little busy.  Disneyland and Disney California Adventure are busy as well.  With an aggressive roster of refurbishments and overhauls, the…

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